Opening hours during the summer

From June 27 to September 23, 2022:

  • Central Library: Monday to Friday from 8am-8pm

  • Library for Law: Monday to Friday from 9am-4pm

  • Library for Social Sciences: Monday to Friday from 9am-2pm

Closing Weeks

The libraries are closed for maintenance from:

  • Library for Law: August 8 to August 15, 2022

  • Library for Social Sciences: August 15 to August 21, 2022

Important information for external library patrons

To access the libraries and borrow materials from any of the WU libraries, you will need a WU library card. If you do not yet have a WU library card please register for an appointment to receive your library card.

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Fit4Research - the WU Library’s eLearning program

literature research - finding your way around the Library - managing references

Oxford Bibliographies and Oxford Research Encyclopedias - trial access

Until January 31, 2023, the Oxford Bibliographies and Oxford Research Encyclopedias are available online on a trial basis. Access is also available off campus for all members of the WU community…

Access to the Bloomberg database

The remote access to Bloomberg will end on June 30, 2022. After that date, WU Bloomberg users will need to use the dedicated Bloomberg terminal in the Central Library to access data.

NEW starting with June 2022: Consultation on legal research in our search_bar

You’ve taken one of the library’s courses but you still have questions? You’ve encountered a problem during your literature research or while working with a reference management program?

Reference management – News

Reference management programs help you to keep track of the literature you have found, and to organize sources and references for your scientific papers.

Studying in the WU Library & chill-out area

Are you looking for a place to write your thesis? Do you need a space for your group meetings?